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Here Is the World: A Year of Jewish Holidays (Hardcover)

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By Lesléa Newman, Susan Gal (Illustrator)
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About the Author


Lesléa Newman is the author of 70 books for adults and children. Her literary awards include a National Endowment for the Arts poetry fellowship, the Association of Jewish Libraries Sydney Taylor Award, and the Massachusetts Book Award. She lives in Holyoke, Massachusetts.


Susan Gal earned her BFA at Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, California, then began her illustration career as a poster and calendar artist. Later, she became an “actor with a pencil” for Disney Animation. She illustrated the acclaimed book Here is the World: A Year of Jewish Holidays. She lives in Berkeley, California. www.galgirlstudio.com.

Praise For…


"A distinctive and welcome addition."

— Teri Markson, Los Angeles Public Library

"These warm illustrations and cheery verses will likely build anticipation all year long."

— Sarah Hunter

Product Details
ISBN: 9781419711855
ISBN-10: 1419711857
Publisher: Harry N. Abrams
Publication Date: September 2nd, 2014
Language: English